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How Science Can Benefit from a Good Plot Twist

In this recent Career Lunch & Learn, Ari Daniel PhD ’08 discusses how he uses powerful techniques of narrative and storytelling to communicate a wide array of science topics to a broad audience.
Julie Fox Slice of MIT


Podcast: Inflationary Cosmology—Is Our Universe Part of a Multiverse?

MIT physics professor Alan Guth ’69, PhD ’72 pioneered the theory of cosmic inflation: a period of rapid expansion that occurred a fraction of a second after the Big Bang. In this Slice of MIT podcast, he shares his research on cosmic inflation, other ideas on the universe, and stories of his MIT career.
Jay London Slice of MIT

Podcast: Ilene Gordon on Being a Fortune 500 CEO

Ingredion's recently retired CEO on the importance of having a plan B (and C), how doing laundry in London helped her career, and what she wishes more mentees would ask her.
Nicole Estvanik Taylor Slice of MIT